A few days later, Dr. V sent an email accusing Hannan of committing a “hate crime.”
“This was a hate crime,” Adkisson said in a note found by the authorities.
The Justice Department is currently investigating the shooting to determine if it was a hate crime.
Ravi is also guilty of most—but not all—of the counts of “bias intimidation,” a hate crime.
Elizabeth Vargas: All asking questions about whether this was a hate crime?
Indeed, the NYPD has still not labeled this attack a hate crime.
Elizabeth Vargas: And told the media that this was a hate crime.
The bill was prompted by the case of Matthew Shepard, a young man who was beaten to death in a hate crime in 1998.
First, I want people to know that the shooting in hate crime was not an isolated incident.
With the knowledge of how many go unreported, the BJS survey is seen as a more accurate portrayal of hate crime in America.